November 12, 2011
Gosling: excellent. Hopkins: same old. I could have done without the creepy lighting every time the two came face to face -- yeah, we get it, the cat and the mouse. I don't need to have the chills so cheesily cranked up for me. Another carp -- the woman-lawyer-boss-lover. Very stereotyped portrayal; are we supposed to believe that years of law school and professional accomplishment go poof
May 22, 2008
not really what i thought it would be like, i expected a thriller, this was really slow moving, and did not go anywhere. A couple funny jokes here and there.
Fantastic acting by both Anthony Hopkins and Ryan Gosling. I always appreciate any movie Hopkins is in because he has made every character he's ever played so believable. As for Gosling, you could just see the confidence he had and then start to question himself when things started getting crazy. As for the woman attorney (not sure of her name), the movie could have done without her...acting was